You can keep up to date with the most recent developments in the area you are interested in by using the current awareness tools available on databases. Both LexisLibrary and Westlaw UK allow you to set up current awareness alerts/updates.
Newspapers are often discounted as sources of information as they are not 'academic'. However they can be very useful as they provide:
All broadsheet newspapers include legal news and case reports. 'The Times Law Reports' are available in The Times.